Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has congratulated President Donald Trump on the successful operation to kill the ISIS Leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.
The Director of the State Intelligence Service, Nilantha Jayawardena, “bears the greatest responsibility” in the failure to prevent or mitigate the effects of the Easter Sunday attacks on Churches and Hotels, a Parliamentary investigation has found.
Former Army Commander and current United National Front Member of Parliament Field Marshall Sarath Fonseka says that during the final years of the separatist war he took all the strategic and battlefield decisions himself and did not take directions from anyone.
President Maithripala Sirisena said it was because of the great dedications by the brave soldiers that Sri Lanka has been able to overcome all hostilities against it at all times.
Secretary to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ravinatha Aryasinha stoutly defends the Army Commander and accused the UN of "cherry-picking..which bears hallmarks of politicization of a sacred duty."
President Sirisena blames Hemasiri Fernando and Pujith Jayasundera for all the lapses during the Easter Sunday massacre
The International Human Rights watchdog points to the appointment of Shavendra Silva as Army Commander and promotions given to accused Navymen
Former Navy Commander Karannagoda becomes 'Admiral of the Fleet' and Former SLAF Commander becomes 'Marshall of the Sri Lanka Air Force'
The Defence Ministry is calling reports of a possible attack similar to the Easter Sunday strikes now circulating on social media are incorrect.
The Cabinet of Ministers a proposal yesterday to amend existing counter-terror laws or introduce fresh legislation to combat new forms of terrorism.